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Be an RT provides the opportunity to learn about the respiratory therapy profession from actual respiratory therapists and their stories. The website contains great information about how to explore the profession, contact educational programs, and decide if the profession is a good fit for them.
The National Respiratory Patient Advocacy Award is the only nationally recognized advocacy program dedicated to honoring outstanding registered respiratory therapists. The award identifies and honors registered respiratory therapists from across the country who demonstrate excellence in compassionate care for patients and families.
Award-winning Journalist - with more than 50 years of experience - Ted Koppel kicked off AARC Congress 2019 through his opening keynote message "It's COPD - Dammit!" His personal connection to COPD through his wife Grace Anne Dorney Koppel that keeps respiratory care a top priority for him.
There are lots of perks that come with AARC membership, like these money-saving discounts on insurance and magazine subscriptions. AARC consumer savings are another benefit of AARC membership.